Conference / Meeting

Graduate Student Conference 2021

PhD Research proposals presentation
12 October 2021
Start time 
2:00 pm
Palazzo Paolo Prodi - Via Tommaso Gar 14, Trento
Room 001
Target audience: 

Evaluation committee

  • Stefano BENATI
  • Carlo RUZZA
  • Umberto TULLI


14:00 - 14:30 

PhD Student: Mario GIAGNORIO, co-Supervisor: Dr Marc Lanteigne, UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Supervisors: Anna CASAGLIA
Title: Constructing EU Actorness in the Arctic: The Role of Domestic Dialogue in Shaping EU Capability

14:30 – 15:00 

PhD student: Shubham KARMAKAR    
Supervisors: Sofia GRAZIANI
Title: China’s soft power and public diplomacy in India: The role of the media

15:00 - 15:30 

PhD student: Silvia PEIROLO
Supervisor: Alessandra RUSSO, UNITN; co-Supervisor: Lotje de VRIES, Wageningen University
Title: Teach them how to fish: Problematizing EU security assistance to the gendarmerie in Mali and Niger

15:30 - 16:00

PhD student: Thomas ROMANO
Supervisors: Emanuele MASSETTI, UNITN; Rosita FORASTIERO, CNR
Title: Contested inclusion: political conflict over external boundaries in the EU

16:00 - 16:30

PhD student: David Marcel SIP
Supervisors: Pejman ABDOLMOHAMMADI
Title: Brothers in the Axis of Resistance or Pawns? Iranian proxy warfare 1979-2019